Loreto’s Netball Teams Play First Game in Over 2 Years!

In our first fixture in over two years, Loreto were able to field two netball teams when they played again Bury’s Holy Cross Sixth Form College last Wednesday, which was a great opportunity for more of our students to play

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Loreto Freshers’ Fair

The College campus was a hive of activity during the Freshers’ Fair, which took place last month. Our new Lower Sixth students basked in the glorious autumnal sunshine, as they walked around all the numerous stalls offering a plethora of

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Loreto Chemists Among the Nation’s Finest

During the summer, 30 Loreto Chemistry students took part in the Cambridge Chemistry Challenge. Due to the Covid restrictions, the students had to complete a gruelling 90-minute exam at home. They all did brilliantly and passed the challenge, with 13

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Loreto Student’s Olympic Selection

Former Loreto student Jona Efoloko is enjoying success in both the classroom and on the athletics track. Just days after finishing his BA (Hons) degree in Marketing at The University of East London, he received the call from Team GB

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Josh performs at the Globe Theatre

When Covid-19 closed schools and cancelled exams in 2020, it had wide and diverse effects on all of us working and studying in education. For Josh Pinnock, then an upper-sixth Loreto student, one of these missed opportunities was the chance

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SFCA Art Exhibition 2021: Fake News

We are delighted to share that 5 of our students have their work on display in the virtual exhibition ”Fake News”. This exhibition is hosted by the Sixth Form Colleges Association from 1st to 22nd July 2021 on their gallery

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Letter to a President Competition Runner Up

What would you say if you had the chance to speak to President Biden? This was the question asked of students as part of a recent essay writing competition, ‘Letters to a Us President’ held by The University of Manchester’.

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Keep on Running!

We are delighted to share that our Boys A Team have been awarded the “Most Improved Boys Team 2021” and the “4th Place ParkRun Rank Boys 2021” trophies in the King Henry VIII remote relay race this year. This 5km

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Former Loreto Student’s research presented in the White House briefing

Cutting edge research by former Loreto student, Joseph Gibbons, was presented by Dr Anthony Fauci, Chief Medical Advisor to US President Joe Biden, in a key COVID19 White House briefing. Joe is the joint first author of this vital work,

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Award-winning Careers advice

We are delighted to have been awarded the Quality in Careers Standard Award in full. The Quality in Careers Standard is the national quality award for careers education, information, advice and guidance (CEIAG) in schools, colleges and work-based learning. It

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Highly Commended Poet

      Congratulations to second year A Level student Sarah Thomas, who received a Highly Commended for her poem Emily, in the annual poetry competition Wales Young Poet Award. Empathy was the theme for this year’s competition, which is

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British Physics Olympiad Success!

The British Physics Olympiad Senior Challenge pitted Lower Sixth Loreto physics students against 40 fiendishly difficult problems. The Senior Physics Challenge for Year 12 students is an exciting opportunity for students to stretch their problem solving skills and apply fundamental

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Greater Manchester High Sheriff Young Citizen Award

A Loreto Student, Matthew Montgomery has received the High Sheriff of Greater Manchester Award for Young Citizen of the Year, for outstanding contributions towards social action by helping improve the lives of others and addressing the issues that are important

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Institute of Physics Prize awarded

We are delighted to report that Dr Ian Udall, physics teacher and High Achiever’s co-coordinator at Loreto College has been awarded a Teacher of Physics award 2020 by the Institute of Physics (IOP). Dr Udall is a very dedicated, hugely

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